There’s nothing like seeing the smile on your kids’ faces when you arrange an action packed adventure that means spending time together as a family. Moms, dads and children alike will absolutely love our range of unique and fun family gifts and experiences.
If you are looking for a gift idea for your children, nieces, nephews or grandchildren we have everything from paddle boarding and boat tours to horseback riding, bicycle tours and laser tag experiences that make great family fun experiences.
Whether it’s a gift for graduation, a birthday or Christmas choose a gift that lets you create a memory together with them and an experience they will never forget. With so fun many things to do for family in Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa and throughout Canada you can find the perfect Breakaway Experiences activity to create lasting family memories.
Excited about getting out on the river for a beautiful day of paddling? Here is your opportunity to check out the most rewarding and refreshing way to experience the 1000 Islands! 1000 Islands Kayaking tours are ideal for a quick get-a-way from the city and you can be enjoying the river in no time! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to try something you have always wanted to do!
Experience what it is like to pack up your horse, hit the trail for a couple of days and camp under the stars along the Ottawa River. 3 days and 2 nights of horseback riding adventure including all meals…a total escape to nature and adventure with horses.
Escape the flurry of day to day life in Ottawa & Gatineau and head to magnificent trails in the scenic Pontiac. Enjoy a memorable winter experience with dog sledding and snow shoeing…and why not finish your day in the snow with a relaxing indoor hot tub?
Discover the fun of a dog sledding and snow shoeing adventure during this overnight stay and play package. Experience first-hand the excitement of mushing through fresh Pontiac powder during this hands-on Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Stay and Play adventure.
Exploring, off-roading and riddle hunting all in one! Explora Electric GeoBike Rally Adventure, using electric GeoBikes and iPads, combines scavenger hunting & historical discovery. A green, silent and cultural game-adventure in Montebello for the whole family.
See the Nation’s capital from the air with a helicopter flight over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills. Departing from the Canada Aviation and Space Museum (Rockcliffe Airport) you’ll discover the Ottawa River, the city of Gatineau, the Hull Casino and various tourist attractions,including the Parliament buildings.
This two hour trail riding experience is the perfect way to have your first horseback riding experience. You will start with learning the basics of riding and end with a scenic trail ride along the Ottawa River.
Have you ever been on a vacation and returned home disappointed with the photos you captured, or worse, missing from them all together? With professional photographers in 18 cities across Canada and 38 in the United States, the Local Vacation Photographer Experience is the perfect experience gift for proposals, anniversaries, bachelorettes, honeymoons, family reunions, vacations. Get stunning vacation photos in amazing places. Bring home the best souvenir: memories.
A visit to the sugar shack is the ultimate experience in capturing the Spring’s sweetness. Escape the city and enjoy an overnight Maple Sugar Shack Stay and Play experience at La Vallée des Rosiers in the Pontiac. You’ll get first hand maple sugar bush experience learning all that goes into making delicious maple syrup and maple treats.
Experience a fun, entertaining guided bicycle tour of Ottawa. The easy and relaxing Escape Bicycle Tours experiences look at Ottawa from historical, cultural, and social perspectives while mixing in many laughs along the way. Choose one of three fun, relaxing and worry-free full day tours of Ottawa.
Experience a fun, entertaining guided bicycle tour of Ottawa. The easy and relaxing Escape Bicycle Tours experiences look at Ottawa from historical, cultural, and social perspectives while mixing in many laughs along the way. Choose one of four fun, relaxing and worry-free half day tours of Ottawa.
Take a Ottawa hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over a changing Ottawa landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon. You’ll fly through the sky enjoying panoramic views and a unique sense of freedom.
Salsa Babies' dance fitness classes help new moms dance their way back into shape with the best little partners of all – their babies! With their little ones, Ottawa moms learn popular Latin dances while babies shake maraca rattles and bounce along to the Salsa beat! Choose from Salsa Babies and Salsa Tots classes or have a Fiesta with either dance program offered at your birthday party or special event.
Mount Pakenham has everything you need to start skiing or snowboarding. Select the lesson package that fits you best and come see why Mount Pakenham is the place skiing and riding begins and learning never ends!
Indulge your sweet tooth with a visit to the sugar shack. You can experience first hand, from sap to syrup, all that goes into making delicious maple syrup and maple treats on a half day visit to a sugar shack in the Pontiac, a short drive from Ottawa and Gatineau.
Saddle up for a stunning sunset trail ride experience as you take a guided horseback ride through beautiful Ottawa Valley scenery and enjoy a rustic dining experience at sunset with a spectacular view of the Ottawa River. This unique guided Ottawa horseback riding adventure is ideal for couples, families and groups.
Get ready for the excitement and high adventure of whitewater rafting in a traditional 12 person big boat. We run challenging lines with these bigger boats and you’re sure to get wet and have a great time. These bigger rafts are perfect for those new to the sport, bigger groups and younger children. Located just an hour and a half west of Ottawa, whether you are a first time rafter or a whitewater enthusiast, you will find it all right here at River Run Rafting.